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  Black market: A Glossary of Political Economy Terms - Dr. Paul M. Johnson
A market in which certain goods or services are routinely traded in a manner contrary to the laws or regulations of the government in power.
The size and relative importance of fl markets vary greatly from one country to another and from one historical period to the next within any single country.
In addition, fl market trade remains very widespread (and probably still is growing) in certain demerit goods which remain strongly in demand, even though federal and/or state governments have sought to prohibit them entirely (narcotics and most other psychoactive recreational drugs, hard-core pornography, the services of prostitutes, false i.d.
www.auburn.edu /~johnspm/gloss/black_market   (638 words)

 Black Market
Investigators discovered that farmers and smallholders were the main source of producing food for the fl market.
described the fl market as "treason of the very worse kind" and others in the House of Commons called for the government to introduce new punishments for this offence.
There was quite a lot of fl market going on - in eggs, butter, meat, bacon, and that sort of thing - for those that could afford it.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /2WWblackmarket.htm   (1115 words)

  Black Market - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Black Market, term designating the illicit sale of commodities in violation of government rationing and price-fixing.
After 1991 public transportation decreased due to shortages in gasoline and the lack of spare replacement parts for buses.
Black Friday, name applied to a short-lived financial crisis in the United States that occurred on Friday, September 24, 1869.
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 Black Market Adoption by M. Haviland
A typical fl market adoption might work like this: a young, unmarried pregnant woman paid a fee to stay with the doctor until she gave birth.
Whatever the method, fl market adoptions have left little or nothing in the way of a paper trail for those now searching.Adoptive parents are frequently the best source of information, sometimes having met the birth mother beforehand, and certainly knowing where and when they went to pick up their baby.
Black market adoptees should use all established methods for obtaining information, but cannot take anything for granted as details were so often changed, deleted, or missing altogether.
www.angelfire.com /fl2/colebaby/story.html   (927 words)

 Amazon.com: Black Market: Music: Weather Report   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The opener ("Black Market"), with its infectious melodic "hook", radiates a positive, life-affirming warmth (nice solos and firm, funky rhythmic support) while the closing moments provide a sobering contrast: synthesized imitations of gun and artillery fire reflecting the tragedy of strife endemic (then and now) in many parts of the war-torn "third world".
"BLACK MARKET" was the summation of a musical path established in the 3 preceding albums, which while exhibiting many traits from the previous period also pointed towards the more streamlined direction they would take in their most popular phase (w/ Jaco Pastorius as a dynamic influence).
Black Market is the culmination of the Weather Report mission part II.
www.amazon.com /Black-Market-Weather-Report/dp/B000066T3M   (2290 words)

  allAfrica.com: Zimbabwe: Farmers Feeding Grain Black Market (Page 1 of 1)
He said even large-scale maize farmers were finding it difficult to resist the fl market traders, but still sold part of their output to the GMB to evade suspicion.
Doing business on the fl market was not without its risks, said Sam, referring to a neighbouring farmer who was recently given counterfeit money as payment but could not report it to the police for fear of being arrested.
A trader on the parallel market, who did not want to be identified, said he was part of a five-man team travelling the country buying maize, wheat and sorghum to sell to millers.
www.allafrica.com /stories/200608020810.html   (866 words)

  Black market - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The fl market or underground market is the part of economic activity involving illegal dealings, typically the buying and selling of merchandise or services (for example sexual services in many countries) illegally.
The Prohibition period in the early twentieth century in the United States is a classic example of the creation of a fl market, its activity while the affected good has to be acquired on the fl market, and its end.
Black markets can also form near when neighboring jurisdictions with loose or no border controls have substantially different tax rates on similar products.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Black_market   (1255 words)

 Black market - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Black markets are said to develop when the state places restrictions on the production or provision of goods and services that come into conflict with market demands.
The Prohibition period in the early twentieth century in the United States is a classic example of fl market activity.
Similarly, since prostitution is illegal in many places and yet market demand for the services of prostitutes remains high, a fl market usually develops.
encyclopedia.onlinereference.info /index.php/Black_market   (787 words)

 Super Black Market Clash - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Super Black Market Clash, is a compilation album released by The Clash in 1994 that contains b-sides and rare tracks not available on their other albums.
It is a repackaging of the original 1980 Black Market Clash', which was a single 10" EP containing only 9 songs.
Black Market Clash was released in the US only between the release of London Calling and Sandinista!
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Super_Black_Market_Clash   (420 words)

 Customer Service - Black Market Carpet
Black Market Carpet has a 15-day satisfaction guarantee.
You will be responsible for the shipping charges to return the product as well as the cost incurred by Black Market Carpet to ship the product to you.
If no damages or missing items are noted on the bill of lading then Black Market Carpet and its contractors cannot be held responsible.
www.blackmarketcarpet.com /service   (526 words)

 The Seattle Times: Nation & World: Iraq army weapons wind up on black market
Inside was a new Glock 19, one of the 9 mm pistols that the United States issued by the tens of thousands to the Iraqi army and police.
These are three of the principal types of the 370,000 weapons purchased by the United States for Iraq's security forces, a program that was criticized by a special inspector-general this fall for, among other things, failing to properly account for the arms.
The weapons are easy to find, resting among others in the semihidden street markets here, where weapons are sold in tea houses, the back rooms of grocery kiosks, cosmetic stores and rug shops or from the trunks of cars.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/nationworld/2003470337_iraqarms10.html   (1196 words)

 Black Market - Battlestar Wiki
The recovered President Laura Roslin, discusses her plan to eliminate fl market problems within the Fleet in Adama's quarters with Admiral Adama, Pegasus Commander Fisk, and Dr. Baltar.
Given the dire straits a person in her position would find themselves in, one might think that she would be grateful for the patronage of a (relatively) powerful and generally decent man like Apollo, regardless of whom he saw her as a substitute for.
Shevon's rejection may merely have been choosing to be used on a level she was familiar with (working in the fl market) as opposed to an unfamiliar or discomfiting one (as Apollo's replacement girlfriend by proxy).
en.battlestarwiki.org /wiki/Black_Market   (2275 words)

 .::Black Market Gourmet | Catering::.
As I said during my remarks Thursday night, it is wonderful for our community to have place like Black Market Gourmet.
Your welcoming and generous spirit was evident in every aspect of our Home Harvest Dinner - from flexiblity and helpfulness you displayed during the planning stages, to the warmth of your greetings to our guests, to the flawless and delicous meal you served all of us.
Black Market Gourmet caters events all over Oregon.
www.blackmarketgourmet.com /catering.html   (569 words)

 Jamaica Gleaner - Black market thriving - Tuesday | May 27, 2003
THE BLACK market in foreign currency trading is still thriving in some areas of the island, years after the Government took steps to eliminate this informal activity.
In 1994, the Government sought to eliminate a thriving foreign currency fl market, by introducing a network of licensed cambios throughout the island.
However, in Montego Bay the fl market has slowly crept back into the open, with individuals who call themselves "dollar dealers" openly buying and selling varying amounts of foreign currency on the streets trading in U.S. and Canadian dollars and the Pound Sterling.
www.jamaica-gleaner.com /gleaner/20030527/lead/lead3.html   (482 words)

 Black Market Secrets from behind the Berlin Wall.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Black Market Secrets from behind the Berlin Wall.
The fl market in communist Eastern Europe could involve the exotic—jewels, priceless icons, artwork—but most often it involved simple trade in consumer goods that were in chronic short supply.
The toughest part about dealing on the fl market was getting a return on investment high enough to recoup your initial cash layout, let alone warrant the risk.
www.internationalthriller.com /secrets/bmarket.php   (371 words)

 Black Market Gold News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
For example, there are many gold mining companies and private investors in gold (not to mention those central banks with gold reserves) that the plaintiff does not allege to be involved in the conspiracy.
Figure Eight Company stands ready to pay fair Full Market Value for any WWII Yamashita Gold Treasures which have been found anywhere in the Philippines.
Black Market Gold does not challenge or threaten the authority of any legitimate government.
www.blackmarketgold.blogspot.com /2002_07_01_blackmarketgold_archive.html   (2177 words)

 Hightower Black Market Babies of Texarkana, Texas
Geary used to always tell me he was adopted off the fl market, and I would always tell him he had been reading too many science fiction books.
We were able to connect with a few other Hightower Black Market Babies, but because of the way Ruby Hightower handled the fl market adoptions, many adoptees have no idea they were adopted and many birth mothers have always thought their babies were either stillborn or died immediately after birth.
Black Market Adoptee Searching for Birthfamily A fl market adoptee searching for her birth family.
www.vickishome.com /adoption   (3289 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Black Market Music: Music: Placebo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Placebo's third album, Black Market Music, sees the London trio with a predilection for debauched hedonism back at the top of their form.
Black Market Music could well turn out to be Placebo's finest moment.
Taste in Men starts it off brilliantly and mysteriously, while the end track Black Market Blood is a little more dark and leaves you thinking about the song.
www.amazon.co.uk /Market-Music-Placebo/dp/B00004WMZ6   (1117 words)

 Welcome to Black Market Babies.com!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Sponsorship of this fantastic fantasy racing car is yet another example of the outside-the-box thinking that has made Black Market Enterprises a provider of best-in-breed solutions in all aspects of the fl and gray market industries.
When Black Market Enterprises co-founder and CEO Ron Jamison heard about the new league, he knew he had to jump in.
In addition to sponsoring a driving team, Black Market Enterprises will be sponsoring the Black-Market-Babies.com Cayman Islands 400, to be contested at the Cayman Islands Speedway on September 21.
www.black-market-babies.com /DNPRL.html   (382 words)

 Black-Market Weapon Prices Surge in Iraq Chaos - New York Times
The market for this American-issued pistol and the ubiquitous assault rifle illustrated how fear, mismanagement and malfeasance are shaping the small-arms market in Iraq.
These are three of the principal types of the 370,000 weapons purchased by the United States for Iraq’s security forces, a program that was criticized by a special inspector general this fall for, among other things, failing to properly account for the arms.
The weapons are easy to find, resting among others in the semihidden street markets here, where weapons are sold in tea houses, the back rooms of grocery kiosks, cosmetics stores and rug shops, or from the trunks of cars.
www.nytimes.com /2006/12/10/world/middleeast/10weapons.html?ex=1323406800&en=d09a572021ade4b1&ei=5088&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss   (1039 words)

 The Slash'EM Black Market FAQ
The Black Market level in Slash'EM is a huge general shop taking up almost the entirety of the level.
You are not permitted to enter the Black Market while polymorphed, although there are no longer any other restrictions on the use of polymorph on that level (so you can enter and then immediately polymorph).
Since the prices in the Black Market are so high, it is not practical to buy the items you need.
www.statslab.cam.ac.uk /~eva/slashem/blackmarket.html   (1197 words)

 Battlestar Galactica (2003): Black Market - TV.com
The Pegasus' new commander (Fisk) is murdered by fl marketeers, and Lee is charged with solving the crime.
In a departure from anything we care about, Apollo leaves Galactica to investigate Black Marketeers that are wreaking havoc with the fleet's economy.
This episode examines the fl market problem within the fleet, and begins with Roslin, back on her feet, announcing her intention to legislate trade.
www.tv.com /battlestar-galactica-2003/black-market/episode/560065/summary.html   (585 words)

 MichaelMoore.com : Pakistan reviving nuclear black market, experts say
Western diplomats familiar with an investigation of the nuclear fl market by the U.N.'s Vienna-based International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said this news was disturbing.
While Pakistan appeared to be shopping for its own needs, the existence of some nuclear fl market channels meant there were still ways for rogue states or terrorist groups to acquire technology that could be used in atomic weapons, they said.
The fl market will be a major topic of discussion at the NPT review conference in New York in May, where IAEA chief Mohamed ElBaradei hopes to rally support for a plan to patch up loopholes in the pact against the spread of nuclear arms.
www.michaelmoore.com /words/index.php?id=1830   (794 words)

 Custom PC: News: Black market thrives on vulnerability trading
Security giant Symantec claims that anonymous collusion between hackers and criminals is creating a thriving fl market for vulnerability trading.
As criminals have woken up to the massive reach afforded to their activities thanks to the Internet, hackers too are now able to avoid risking prison sentences by simply selling on their findings.
If the fl market in vulnerability trading increases, as Symantec predicts, massive numbers of systems coming online in China will prove an ideal vector for attack.
www.pcpro.co.uk /custompc/news/84523/black-market-thrives-on-vulnerability-trading.html   (610 words)

 Treason In VP's Office? - Nuke Black Market Connection?
Vice President Dick Cheney's chief of staff I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby was once the lawyer for Marc Rich, the Swiss-based American fugitive who was pardoned by President Clinton and is linked to a number of Russian and Ukrainian organized crime figures who have exiled themselves to Israel to avoid prosecution.
In the late 1990s, fl market high grade plutonium was being sold in buckets from warehouses in Mayak.
For that reason, the CIA, using its Brewster Jennings NOC network as well as other contractors, purchased the fl market materials from the nuclear "used car market," as a CIA source put it.
www.rense.com /general68/nukee.htm   (456 words)

 Black Market Adoption Search Resources - Baby, Birth, Black, Family, Search, Searching, Attorney, Bo
"Black market adoptions" generally mean the sale of children by unscrupulous persons for profit.
In order to conceal illegal practices, original birth records were destroyed and replaced with false documents, or altered so that the child's origins would be almost impossible to trace.
By using it you agree to the terms of service, including jurisdiction and limitation of liability provisions.
reunion.adoption.com /adoption-records/black-market-adoption-search-resources.html   (339 words)

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